Balearic Sea to Lake Turkana - Dec. 2017

This time-lapse video was taken by the Expedition 53 crew on board the International Space Station. The sequence of shots were taken on December 6, 2017 from 21:32:28 to 31:49:15 GMT, on a pass from Spain to Kenya. The video begins with clouds over the Atlantic Ocean, and passes over the Balearic and Mediterranean Seas. Major cities are lit up and sunglint shimmers across the bodies of water. The video continues over the Sahara Desert towards East Africa and ends with sunglint highlighting Lake Turkana in Kenya.